Van Buren High School

202 West College

Van Buren, MO 63965-2513

Tel: (573)323-4295
Grades: 6-12

277 students

Van Buren High School serves 277 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Van Buren High School operates within the Van Buren R-i School District.

Overview

The student population of 277 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 277 students
Van Buren High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Students by Grade Van Buren High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Van Buren High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
White
99%
72%
Van Buren High School White (1992-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Van Buren High School Sch Ethnicity Van Buren High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.02 0.21
Van Buren High School Diversity Score (2009-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
58%
39%
Van Buren High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
7%
Van Buren High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 829 students has grown by 60% over five years.
School District Name Van Buren R-i School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 829 592
Van Buren R-i School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $6 MM
District Spending $5 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,820 $8,810
Van Buren R-i School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,932 $8,968
Van Buren R-i School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is East Carter Co. R-ii High School (15.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Carter Co. R-ii Middle School (15.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Van Buren Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Van BurenVan Buren Elementary School
    902 Broadway
    Van BurenMO 63965
    (573)323-4266
    0.1 mi | 259 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • EllsinoreEast Carter Co. R-ii Elementary School
    24 South Herren Ave
    EllsinoreMO 63937
    (573)322-5325
    15.4 mi | 331 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • EllsinoreEast Carter Co. R-ii High School
    24 South Herren Ave
    EllsinoreMO 63937
    (573)322-5653
    15.4 mi | 207 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • EllsinoreEast Carter Co. R-ii Middle School
    24 South Herren Ave
    EllsinoreMO 63937
    (573)322-5420
    15.4 mi | 187 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • EllingtonEllington High School
    1 School St
    EllingtonMO 63638
    (573)663-2291
    16.8 mi | 245 students | Gr. 6-12                      

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